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From time to time we will post news articles and announcements relating to the firm and to various legal issues that may be of interest to you.

Scottish Government Expected to Extend Limitations on Landlords in Scotland

Scottish Government expected to extend limitations on landlords in Scotland

It is anticipated that the Scottish Government will be extending the current eviction ban in Scotland until at least 30 September 2023. The ban has been in place since 6 September 2022 and was due to end on 31 March 2023.

National Careers Week: Traineeship ‘Seat’ Rotation and a Day in the Life of a Trainee at MSHB

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National Careers Week runs from 6th to 11th March this year making now a perfect time to reflect on life as a trainee solicitor. While I and my fellow trainees across the profession are only starting out in what we all hope to be long and successful careers, there is an underlying sense that these two years are an indispensable opportunity to learn as much as possible before being released into the big bad world as qualified solicitor.

Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Act 2018: For Women Scotland unsuccessful in their second action against the Scottish Government

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Following the raising of a second judicial review action by For Women Scotland in relation to the Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Act 2018, the Outer House of the Court of Session issued judgement on 13th December 2022 holding that a transgender woman in possession of a Gender Recognition Certificate (GRC) can be defined as a “woman” for the purposes of the 2018 Act.

Bankruptcy, insolvency & rehabilitation proceedings: An international guide

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As a member of the International Lawyers Network, which gives our clients access to legal advice across the globe,  Miller Samuel Hill Brown is pleased to share with you the third release of its publication, "Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Rehabilitation Proceedings: An International Guide." This collaborative electronic guide offers a summary of key insolvency law principles across 15 different countries, serving as a quick, practical reference for those with bankruptcy and insolvency needs in these jurisdictions.